noun. ['ˈviːˌtoʊ'] a vote that blocks a decision.
- pocket veto
Words that Rhyme with Veto
Example sentences of the word veto
1. Verb, base form
For example, you might ask for the president to sign or veto a specific law.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Upon receiving legislation from Congress, the president can either sign it into law or veto it.
verb. ['ˈviːˌtoʊ'] command against.
verb. ['ˈviːˌtoʊ'] vote against; refuse to endorse; refuse to assent.
- vote down
- vote out
- shoot down
noun. ['ˈviːˌtoʊ'] the power or right to prohibit or reject a proposed or intended act (especially the power of a chief executive to reject a bill passed by the legislature).